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6 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

'Grits and Glamour' Tour Featuring Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan Visiting Mill Town Music Hall

Apr. 16, 2014 - BREMEN, Ga. -- Veteran recording artists Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan will captivate fans both new and old with their own country format, style, and flair on Saturday, June 28 at 8 p.m. EST.

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Related Topix: Country, Pam Tillis, Lorrie Morgan, Bremen, GA, Mel Tillis, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

Tue Apr 15, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

The Biscuits, Miss Gravy, and Mayor Todd Strange on Alabama Live

Biscuit fans get ready. The announcement was made exclusively on Today in Alabama and a contested soon followed.

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Related Topix: Country, Parenthood, Entertainment, Television, Weird

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Alabama Live

Poarch Creeks look to enter rapidly evolving, lucrative world of Florida gambling

Customers explore the new Wind Creek Casino after the grand opening Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, in Wetumpka, Ala.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Country, Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games, Las Vegas Sands, Gaming, Walton County, FL

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Alabama Live

A shake up along the Gulf Coast's casino corridor?

The Poarch Band of Creek Indians' Wind Creek Casino & Hotel is pictured Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012, in Atmore, Ala.

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Related Topix: Atmore, AL, Country, Mobile, AL, Games, Poker, Rick Scott, US Governors

Wed Apr 09, 2014

CBS Local

House Speaker: "Lights Are Out" On Gambling

House Speaker Will Weatherford put a lid on any gambling legislation this session, including a proposal backed by the Senate's first family that would require tracks to report greyhound injuries and deaths.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Alabama Government, Alabama, Country, Rick Scott, US Governors

Alabama Live

Poarch Creek Indians seek full Florida casino 1 mile from Alabama

PENSACOLA, Florida -- After years of legal wrangling with the state of Alabama over the definition of bingo and other issues, the Poarch Band of Creek Indians is looking to build a new casino just over the Florida border that would feature slot machines and Las Vegas-style table games.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Country, Pensacola, FL, Rick Scott, US Governors

Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Times

Group moves forward on water study, albeit in secret

The group, which is paying for a data-driven study of the river basin that includes Lake Lanier, plans to follow through on a December vote by members to keep findings secret when it meets again Wednesday and Thursday in Apalachicola, Fla.

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Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Atlanta, GA, Georgia Tech, US Supreme Court, Country, US Governors, Rick Scott

Mon Mar 31, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

It's just another manic Monday

Last week on Today in Alabama the Montgomery Police Department unveiled a new service to keep your home safer.

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Related Topix: Country

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Bradenton.com

Legends, newcomers rock Winterfest in Lakewood Ranch

Despite the threatening skies and severe weather warnings, music legends and legends-in-the-making played their hearts out at the first Winterfest at Lakewood Ranch on Saturday, in an all-day event that mixed rock, southern rock, country and a dose of Chuck Berry music played by a local 12-year-old headed for stardom.

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Related Topix: Lakewood Ranch, FL, Weather, Country, Key Largo, FL, Bradenton, FL

Fri Mar 28, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

AL unemployment rate climbs to 6.4% in Feb.

Her is a soul singer and keyboardist who is often compared to Donny Hathaway and Stevie Wonder.

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Related Topix: Montgomery, AL, Alabama, Country, Gadsden, AL, Air Accidents

Mon Mar 24, 2014

PRLog US Entertainment

David Phelps to Bring His Signature Tenor and Soulful Voice to Mill Town Music Hall

Mar. 24, 2014 - CARROLLTON, Ga. -- The multi-talented David Phelps will bring his remarkable vocal range and his ability to create songs that imitate the Ultimate Life to Mill Town Music Hall on Saturday, May 10 at 7:30 pm EST.

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Related Topix: Gospel, David Phelps, Carrollton, GA, Country, Baylor University, Gaither Vocal Band, The Gaither Vocal Band

KUAD-FM Windsor

What Truck Driving Anthem Topped The Charts 30 Years Ago Today? [VIDEO]

Truck driving songs and country music go hand in hand. They go together like beer and pizza.

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Related Topix: Kathy Mattea, Country

Sat Mar 22, 2014

The Miami Herald

Innocents Lost: How Florida can learn lessons from Alabama

A quarter-century after a federal class-action lawsuit, Alabama's child welfare system is among the national models, a new and improved system built on a cultural shift and a focus on the parent's protective capacity - that is, can the caregiver keep the child safe? Alabama is consistently ranked among the top states for some child safety and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Alabama Government, Alabama, Country, Florida, Florida Government, Healthcare Law, Law, Rick Scott, US Governors

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Phoenix New Times

Dwight Yoakam's Music is Unclassifiable, Uncompromising, and Unforgettable

Dwight Yoakam is scheduled to perform on Sunday, March 30, during McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2014 at Margaret T. Hance Park.

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Related Topix: Short, Music!, Dwight Yoakam, Country, The Oak Ridge Boys

WSFA-TV Montgomery

What's happening on Alabama Live

Yesterday marked the first day of Spring and to celebrate we are bringing you a fashion show! This show features all the latest clothing styles for spring.

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Related Topix: Country

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Alabama Live

'American Idol' fans get a taste of Green Top Bar-B-Q, thanks to Alabama singer C.J....

"American Idol" singer C.J. Harris, left, has plenty of affection for his former employer, Green Top Bar-B-Q in Dora and Jasper.

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Related Topix: Country, Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Life, Food, Dining, Jasper, AL

Wed Mar 19, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Band Boston Joins SD State Fair Lineup

The South Dakota state fair will bring the band Boston to Huron on Aug. 31. Boston is known for hits "More than a Feeling" and "Peace of Mind."

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Related Topix: Huron, SD, Country

Tue Mar 18, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

Answers to filing open enrollment on Alabama Live

Have your enrolled for health insurance yet? March 31st is the last day for open enrollment and if you do not enroll by that date, you could be fined the next time you file taxes.

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Related Topix: Alabama, Country, Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence

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